Bibi & Bichu, Jugglers

Posted on 19 December 2016

Originally from Ethiopia, brothers and world famous jugglers have performed in thousands of shows in dozens of countries, including the Millennium Dome celebrations in London, the Fuji Rock festival in Japan and the English National Opera production of Akhnetan. Interspersing live shows with numerous TV appearances, they have appeared on the BBC, ITV and Channel 4, on shows including 'The Paul O'Grady Show', and 'Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway'.  They are perhaps best known as the resident jugglers in Gifford’s Circus, a magical English Circus which tours Gloucstershire and the west country every Summer. This year they will be launching their own show, Circus Abyssinia.

Bibi and Bichu are pictured here on the Millennium Bridge, London, wearing Raglan Coat, Roll Neck Sweater and Sweatshirt
Photographed using Apple iPhone 6

Who or what last made you laugh out loud
Bibi: My friend, he recently moved to England and always makes me laugh when he tries to speak in cocky accent. 
Bichu: Friends TV Series.

Who or what inspires you
Bibi: My brother inspires me.
Bichu: My brother inspires me.

Your words to live by
Bibi: Enjoy the moments you are living, they don't last forever. 
Bichu: Do the right thing even when no one is looking. It's called integrity. 

What cause or causes do you feel passionate about
Bibi & Bichu: We sponser a circus school in Ethiopia, Circus Wingate - full of talent but fighting a losing battle to stay open, Circus Wingate has since flourished. 

Best piece of advice you’ve ever been given
Bibi: Always be yourself and follow your dreams. 
Bichu: If 'Plan A' didn't work keep your cool - The alphabet has 25 more letters.

Your London in an hour
Bibi: A bit of a work out, coffee in soho and shopping. 
Bichu: A wander along the Southbank 

Your favourite London view
Bibi: My favourite view is the city from my balcony day and night. Never disappoints!
Bichu: Hilton Park Lane cocktail bar one of the best views

Are you working on anything at present
Bibi: My brother and I are working on an exciting project to produce a show. 
Bichu: My brother and I are launching our circus called Circus Abyssinia 2017 - watch this space. 

Describe your style
Bibi: Simple but different and not afraid to experiment. 
Bichu: Day to day style leans on side of urban but evening smart and simple.

Whose style do you most admire, past or present
Bibi: Tinie Tempah he's cool, smart and he's got his own style.
Bichu: Anyone who is creative and has their own style...

Favourite piece from the ENLIST collection?

Bibi: It has to be the Raglan Coat - it was made for us! 
Bichu: The Polo Neck Jumper - best buy! 

Bibi & Bichu Edit: 


Raglan Coat

Roll Neck Sweater



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